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Category: Awards & Recognition

Chancellor’s Awards seeks nominations

Nominate a student for Student Spotlight, Commencement Speaker and Chancellor’s Awards

The Chancellor’s Award is an honor bestowed to students who demonstrate exceptional leadership and service to the university and the community and/or support leadership development and engagement of WSU Health Sciences students. The nomination deadline is March 28.

Award winners will be honored at the 2018 Chancellor’s Leadership Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 from 4-6 p.m. Click Here to nominate a student today!

The Commencement Honors highlight graduating students who go above and beyond in their academic and leadership qualities.  The Student Spotlight Awards are recognized throughout commencement week. The Student … » More …

Dr. Andra Davis honored for her work in end-of-life care

Dr. Andra Davis, of the WSU College of Nursing Vancouver, was one of seven nurse educators honored by the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium for her commitment to teaching nurses about end-of-life care.

Davis is an assistant professor with clinical experience in oncology, palliative care, and hospice nursing.

ELNEC established a national education program for nursing faculty in end-of-life care. It’s a train-the-trainers model that has helped spread best practices and improved care throughout the nursing ranks. As a 2007 study of the program noted, “The integration of palliative care in critical care settings is essential to improve care of the dying, and critical care nurses … » More …